the branch of aviation medicine dealing with the effects on humans of flying outside the earth's atmosphere.
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Origin of space medicine
First recorded in 1950–55
Words nearby space medicine
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British Dictionary definitions for space medicine
the branch of medicine concerned with the effects on man of flight outside the earth's atmosphereCompare aviation medicine
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Medical definitions for space medicine
The medical science that is concerned with the biological, physiological, and psychological effects of space flight on humans.
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